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UN coalition extends no fly zone, continues air strikes over Libya

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — International forces continued air strikes against Libya on Monday, March 21, moving to expand the UN-approved no-fly zone after turning back government troops near the eastern rebel strong of Benghazi, the U.S. commander in the region said. A coalition of nations was trying to extend ...

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Haslam locates money for CCA-run prison amid cuts

Associated Press NASHVILLE (AP) — Republican Gov. Bill Haslam has found nearly $31 million in recurring money to keep open a privately run prison in West Tennessee while making deep cuts to other areas such as TennCare and higher education. Former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen sought to close the Hardeman ...

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Fuel prices in Tennessee rise 34 cents in last month

By JENELLE GREWELL | News Editor The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Tennessee is $3.38 as of press time on Monday, March 21; a month ago, the average price for a gallon of gasoline was $3.02, jumping the price for a gallon of gas up by $.345. ...

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Alpha Gamma Delta chosen to come to campus

Staff Report The Panhellenic Council reached a mutual decision to bring the sorority Alpha Gamma Delta to campus in the Fall 2011. The recommendation to bring the sorority to campus was presented by the Extension Committee on Tuesday, Match 15. Alpha Gamma Delta was chosen over of Kappa Delta and ...

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SGA passes resolution opposing guns on campus

By CIDNIE SYDNEY-BREWINGTON | Staff Writer SGA senators passed Resolution 8 by a 17-0 vote with six abstaining Wednesday, March 16. The Resolution impacts Tennessee State House Bill HB 2014 and “supports current state policy prohibiting the possession of firearms on campus and strongly opposes any legislation that would later ...

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